Our COVID-19 Response


Library Use Guidelines

  • Building capacity is at 60%.
  • All staff and visitors over the age of two are required to wear a face covering while in the building, regardless of vaccination status.
  • All staff and patrons should follow social distancing guidelines and maintain 6 feet of space apart from others.
  • If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.

Services Available

  • Computers will be available for 2 hours per patron per day
  • Study rooms will open for one person for at least one hour
  • Browsing collections
  • Checking out items
  • Printing, scanning, copying, and faxing
  • Library card registration and renewal
  • All programs will continue to be virtual
  • Staff assistance with reference questions, reading recommendations, and more
  • Inter-Library Loan requests for BPLD cardholders

Services Unavailable

  • Conference Rooms
  • Meeting Room
  • Art Room and Family Play & Learn Area
  • In-house puzzles
  • Youth Services iPads
  • In-person programming

Press Releases

For more information on COVID-19, these resources are available:
DuPage County Health Department: https://www.dupagehealth.org/
Cook County Health Department: https://www.cookcountypublichealth.org/
Illinois Department of Public Health: http://www.dph.illinois.gov/
Center for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/
World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/

Our COVID-19 Resources Guide (4 pp, 634 KB) contains links and information on Unemployment, Employment Opportunities, Resumes & Cover Letters, Economic Assistance, Family Services, and Mental Health.


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Upcoming Programs
Links to information about getting free tickets to Museums, Zoos & More.
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